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Q.What is unique about the University?

Ans: The University was the first in the nation to offer a bachelor of the fine arts degree. The University paved a way for the women way back in 1870 and is home to many great pioneers in different fields. The University is home to over 40 research centers and institutes. The university is known for its unique programs and also its investments in various research and innovation projects. The university offers around 200 majors, 100 minors, and 200 advanced degree programs. The University is given the status of "R1: Doctoral Universities conducting Very High Research Activity.

Q. What is the ranking of Syracuse University?

  • Ranked 58 among undergraduate National Universities
  • Ranked 1among Best College Newspaper by the 2020 Princeton Review
  • Ranked 1 in Public Management and Leadership, 2021 U.S. News & World Report
  • Ranked 5 Best Colleges Offering Degrees in Communications and Journalism, 2021 College Factual
  • Ranked 16 Top American Film Schools, 2020 The Hollywood Reporter
  • Ranked 1 in Best Graduate Schools for Public Affairs, 2021 U.S. News & World Report
  • Ranked 5 in Best Colleges for Veterans, 2020 Military Times

Q. What is Syracuse University famous for?

Ans: The University paved a way for the women way back in 1870 and is home to many great pioneers in different fields. The University is home to over 40 research centers and institutes

 Q. Is it a large campus?

Ans: Yes. The University has a huge campus and comprises the north and the south campus.

Q. What's the weather around Syracuse University?

Ans: The weather is generally cold with temperatures dipping down to negative but at the same time summers are really hot and humid. 

Q. Who are the top Alumni of Syracuse university?

Ans: To name a few:

  • Joe Biden: 46th President of the United States
  • Eileen Collins: First female space shuttle pilot and commander
  • Kathy Hochul: 57th Governor of New York
  • Stephen Crane: American writer
  • Joyce carol Oates: American author
  • Vera Farmiga: Actor, director and producer
  • Jim Brown: Football Hall of fame 
  • Ted Koppel: Broadcast journalist
  • Drew Taggart: Member of the Chainsmokers
  • Lou Reed: Musician and Song-writer

Q. Is it difficult to get into Syracuse University?

Ans: The University is quite selective about its candidates. Over 39,000 students applied for the fall 2021 semester for a first-year class of about 3,600 students. 

Q. What are the nearest Airports to reach Syracuse University?

Ans: Syracuse University Nearest airport is Syracuse Hancock International Airport. The other nearby airports is as follows:

  • Rochester 
  • Buffalo 
  • Ottawa

 Q. How many Campuses does the University have?

Ans. There are two campuses of the University, the main campus and the south campus.

Q. What are the eligibility criteria for admission?

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